Hindu group urges India to regulate platforms, cryptocurrency

MUMBAI: A powerful right-wing Hindu group linked to India's ruling party has called for curbs on streaming platforms and cryptocurrencies, saying regulation...

Bitcoin crosses $61,000, ether nears $4,000 as cryptos fly

ISLAMABAD: The cryptocurrency market remained bullish for the third straight day on Saturday, with the market capitalisation gaining 3.1 percent to reach...

Toyota cuts global vehicle production plan for November by 15pc

TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp on Friday said it will lower planned global output in November by as much as 15% because the...

China looks to lock in US LNG as energy crunch raises concerns

SINGAPORE/NEW YORK: Major Chinese energy companies are in advanced talks with US exporters to secure long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG)supplies, as soaring...

Oil prices climb on power boost, set for multi-week gains

MELBOURNE: Oil prices climbed on Friday, heading for gains of more than 2% for the week, on increasing signs of robust demand...

Bitcoin nears $60,000 as investors eye first US ETFs

NEW YORK: Bitcoin hit a six-month high on Friday, approaching the record hit in April, as traders became increasingly confident that US...

Oil prices climb on upgrade to IEA demand forecast

LONDON: Oil prices rose by about 1% on Thursday after the International Energy Agency said that record natural gas prices would boost...

Bitcoin falls to $54,614 as cryptos turn bearish

NEW YORK: The cryptocurrency market turned bearish on Wednesday, with the market capitalisation shedding 1.2 percent to reach $2.36 trillion as of...

Apple cuts iPhone 13 output forecast on chip shortage

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple is unlikely to meet production goals for its new iPhone before the holidays because of a global electronic chip...

Brent, WTI trade above $80 for third day

ISLAMABAD: Crude oil prices went down on Wednesday amid global growth concerns in the face of surging prices for coal and gas,...

Crude jumps on global energy crunch; US oil at 7-year high

TOKYO: Oil prices surged again on Monday, extending multiweek gains as an energy crisis gripping major economies shows no sign of easing...

IMF says still no decision on whether Georgieva keeps her job

WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund said Sunday it still hasn't reached a decision on whether its embattled chief Kristalina Georgieva will keep...

Lebanon electricity back online after army supplies fuel

BEIRUT: Lebanon's electricity grid was back online Sunday after the army supplied fuel to two key power stations that had run out,...

Landmark global deal sets tax rate of 15pc for multinationals

PARIS: A group of 136 countries on Friday set a minimum global tax rate of 15 per cent for big companies and...

Palm retreats from record high, supply fears cap losses

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures fell more than 1% on Thursday after a three-session rally, although fears of tight supply kept...